If it's an EF it's gotta have a filler tube, look right up the back of the motor.
Are you using it like a manual gearbox? If so, put it in D and leave it, that's why they are called "automatic transmissions". Shift speeds are determined by lots of things, not just you selecting a number.
Let us know how you get on.
"I married Miss Right. I just didn't know her first name was Always."
The AutoGuide.com network consists of the largest network of enthusiast-owned enthusiast-operated automotive communities.
AutoGuide.com provides the latest car reviews, auto show coverage, new car prices, and automotive news. The AutoGuide network operates more than 100 automotive forums where our users consult peers for shopping information and advice, and share opinions as a community.